Theriogenology Foundation, in partnership with Rood and
Presenters will includeTwink Allen, BVSc, PhD, ScD, DESM, MRCVS, England; Keith Betteridge, BVSc, MVSc, PhD of Ontario Veterinary College; Dale Paccamonti, DVM, MS, DACT, of Louisiana State Universityís School of Veterinary Medicine; Dirk Vanderwall, DVM, PhD, DACT of New Bolton Center, University of Pennsylvania and Michelle LeBlanc, DVM, DACT and Rolf Embertson, DVM, DACVS, both of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital.
symposium will also include a panel discussion including Walter Zent, DVM, ACT (hon), Hagyard Equine Medical Institute; David Hartman, DVM,
Proceeds from the symposium will go toward Dr. LeBlancís out-of-pocket medical expenses incurred from aggressive medical and surgical treatments for cancer. A well-respected theriogenology educator, researcher, and practitioner, LeBlanc was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the World Equine Veterinary Association in 2011 and she is a former Theriogenologist of the Year.
Tom Riddle, DVM, co-founder of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital, where LeBlanc practices stated that the symposium has, "great speakers, great information, great cause. If you work with problem mares, this will be a can't-miss event.Ē
For more information on The Problem Mare Symposium honoring Dr. Michelle LeBlanc go to therio.org or call the Theriogenology Office at 334-395-4666.
registration fee for the symposium will be $250, which includes lunch. Following
the symposium there will be a reception and dancing at 7 p.m. at the Hyatt
Regency Baltimore on the
those who would like to support Dr. LeBlanc but are unable to attend the
events, contributions are being accepted online at www.Therio.org, or checks made payable to the
Theriogenology Foundation may be mailed to Society for Theriogenology, Attention:
Rood & Riddle said...
If you wish to support Dr. LeBlanc, contributions are accepted online at Therio.org or checks can be mailed to the Theriogenology Foundation (see address in the above article)
posted at 12:17 PM on May 7th 2012
John and Devi said...
Just wanted to know where we would send a donation... is there a website set up? or mail a check to RR?
posted at 7:14 PM on May 4th 2012